Book Details for Cecily Brown

Cecily Brown

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Format:  Hardcover
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ISBN-10:  0847830926
ISBN-13:  9780847830923
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Title: Cecily Brown


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Cecily Brown creates lush, visceral canvases based on a combination of figuration and abstraction. Her technical proficiency has earned her comparisons to Lucian Freud, Willem de Kooning, and Francis Bacon, yet it is her unique ability to convey the pleasurable and fleeting aspects of sensation that drive her work.Cecily Brown rapidly rose to success in the late 1990's, and was credited with having contributed to the resurgence of painting at the turn of the millennium. With a visual repertoire indebted as much to the classical themes of the old masters as to porn magazines and Hollywood films, Brown’s paintings challenge traditional interpretations and compel us to reconsider the act of painting from a decidedly feminine viewpoint.



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Author:Dore Ashton
Contributor:Lari Pittman
Language: English
Pages: 261
Publisher: Rizzoli Intl Pubns
Size
Weight:4.7 Pounds
Length:12 Inches
Width:11.8 Inches
Height:1 Inches

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Book Details Summary: The title of this book is Cecily Brown and it was written by Dore Ashton, Lari Pittman (Contributions by). This particular edition is in a Hardcover format. This books publish date is November 11, 2008 and it has a suggested retail price of $85.00. It was published by Rizzoli Intl Pubns and has a total of 261 pages in the book. The 10 digit ISBN is 0847830926 and the 13 digit ISBN is 9780847830923. To buy this book at the lowest price, Click Here.


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